Recommended settings for the grade book

Overal settings

Grading system: Formula

Final Grade to Release: Do not automatically release final grade

Grade calculations: Drop ungraded items, Automatically keep final grades updated

Default Grade Scheme: 1-10 Decimal

Managing View Display Options: Display 2 decimal places for grade item values

Student View Display Options:

  • Do not display points grade values
  • Display grade scheme symbols
  • Do not display grade scheme colours
  • Display 2 decimal places for grade item values
  • Display 50 characters for Text type grade item values
  • Do not display the final grade calculation to users

 

Grade item settings

For partial grades:

Type: Numerical

Maximum points: 10

Can Exceed: not relevant for formula settings

Bonus: not relevant for formula settings

Grade scheme: 1-10 decimal (this will show a grade on a scale of 1-10 with 1 decimal, no other options available)

 

For pass/fail items:

Type: Selectbox

Maximum points: 1

Bonus: not relevant for formula settings

Grade scheme: Pass/Fail for Grades >5.5 or Select Box

 

For categories

Display Options: Override display options for this item: Show none (students will see the average of a category otherwise even if the items in it are invisible)

 

Final grades

Maximum points: 10

Grade Scheme: WUR-grading 1-10 (based on EER)

Formula options:

  • 0.00 = Fail
  • 0.01 = Partially Completed
  • 0.02 = Incomplete